In August of 2005, on the 10th anniversary of his death, Capital Public Radio looked back on the career and life of Jerome John Garcia, gutarist for and leader of the Grateful Dead, the Jerry Garcia Band and many other collaborations. John Florek and John Brenneise hosted. 9:04p Grateful Dead: Eyes of the World 9:17p Grateful Dead: China Doll 9:23p Jerry Garcia Band: Stop That Train 9:34p Grateful Dead: Morning Dew 9:45p Grateful Dead: St. Stephen 9:55p Grateful Dead: Not Fade Away 10:05p... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews ) Topics: Jerry Garcia, Grateful Dead, jam bands, Jerry Garcia Band, David Grisman
Like waking up from a Real Bad Dream, suddenly everything is ok.The storm has passed and the sun is shining, yeah August 8th is a beautiful day. What's going on, what's going on, is something bumming your scene? favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: BDJ, CapRadio, NOFX, indie rock, Sacramento
New music by Jason Lytle, Forever Goldrush and Chelsea Wolfe. At the blog: Videos from Michael Kiwanuka & next week's in-studio guest Matt Bauer favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Cap Radio, NPR, music, stream, public radio, 916, Sacramento, Cake, Jason Lytle, Sea of Bees, Blur,...
A chat with Sac band G.Green, a live-in-our-studio cut from Austin's Dana Falconberry and the overlooked (but only for the moment) proto-punk band DEATH. favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Death, Cap Radio, NPR, music, live, indie, folk, Austiin, Falconberry, Dana, GGreen, punk, rock,...
Dave Brubeck is 89 Today! Play Lists 9:00p 9:00p Dave Brubeck: Three to Get Ready 9:05p Dave Brubeck: Love Walked In 9:15p Ann Hampton Callaway: Do Nothin' Till You Hear from Me 9:19p Duke Ellington: Things Ain't What They Used to Be 9:22p Allan Vache: Limehouse Blues 9:28p Jimmy Rushing: There'll Be Some Changes Made 9:32p Benny Carter: We'll Be Together Again 9:35p Dave Brubeck: In Your Own Sweet Way [Mono Version] 9:40p Benny Carter: Only Trust Your Heart 9:48p Ruby Braff: Nice Work If You... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Dave Brubeck, Billie Holiday, Ella Fitzgerald, classic jazz, jazz, Sacramento, public radio
South Pacific, Sir John Dankworth, and Molly On this edition of Classic Jazz and Swing we feature two selections from a new Arbors CD from the Harry Allen-Joe Cohn Quartet celebrating music from "South Pacific." Vocalists Rebecca Kilgore and Eddie Erickson guest. Also, the great British jazz musician Sir John Dankworth passed away this weekend at the age of 82. We'll include one of his recordings with his wife Dame Cleo Laine and Mel Torme. And as a preview of what's to come at this... favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: South Pacific, Sir John Dankworth, Molly Ringwald, Sacramento jazz festival
9:00p Brooks Tegler & Hot Jazz: Apple Core - from And Not Only That BUY 9:03p Hazel Scott: Mountain Greenery - from Relaxed Piano Moods BUY 9:07p Artie Shaw: Fee Fi Fo Fum - from Free for All BUY 9:10p Harry Skoler: Flying Home - from Reflections on the Art of Swing BUY 9:15p Jay McShann: Swingmatism - from Swingmatism BUY 9:20p Leroy Jones: Mosey Roun' Bring It Down - from Mo' Cream from the Crop BUY 9:25p Gene Krupa feat. Anita O'Day: Bolero at the Savoy - from Drummin' Man BUY 9:28p... favoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topics: classic jazz, swing, Sacramento
9:00p Allan Vache: Topsy - from Swing & Other Things BUY 9:04p Five Play: On the Brink - from On the Brink BUY 9:09p GRP All-Star Big Band: Blue Train - from GRP All-Star Big Band BUY 9:15p Charlie Barnet & His Orchestra: Spanish Kick ("Habanera" from Carmen) - from Swingin' the Classics BUY 9:17p Randy Sandke: Blues for Sandy - from Trumpet After Dark BUY 9:22p Marty Nau: Slipped Disc - from Mood Ebony BUY 9:25p Neil Andersson: BÃ²heme Auberge - from C'est Si Bon BUY 9:30p... favorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: jazz, classic jazz, Monk
Meg's Car was broken into last week and that sucks! We start the Off Air Specific Crime Hotline and play new tracks by The King Khan and BBQ Show, The XX, Doug Benson, Cold Cave and more! Topics: vandalism, Sacramento, Golden Bear, new indie rock, party music, BBQ, King Khan, new Yeasayer, The...
Tracks from the new record by Small Black this weekend. A big batch of Sacramento based musicians Shaun Slaughter, Cold Eskimo, Tera Melos) and a fair amount of double shots and instrumentals. The Cubs just tied the playoff series, let's have fun! Topics: capradio, music, new, indie, npr, sacramento, local, titus, andronicus
Play Lists 1:00p 1:00p John Mayall's Bluesbreakers w/Peter Green: The Supernatural 1:04p Kyle Rowland: Back at the Chicken Shack 1:10p Terry Hanck: Stingy 1:13p Frank Frost & Sam Carr: Tired of Living By Myself 1:20p Frank Frost & Sam Carr: It's Cold Outdoors 1:24p Frank Frost with Sam Carr: Going to Chicago 1:28p Frank Frost & Sam Carr: Jelly Roll King 1:31p Frank Frost & Sam Carr: Keep Yourself Together 1:33p Frank Frost & Sam Carr: Will It Be You 1:38p Kyle Rowland: She's... Topics: blues, Sacramento, public radio, Tommy Castro
Winter 2011 Fund Drive show featuring ewly released Albert King & Stevie Ray Vaughan; Robben Ford; Keb' Mo; Jonny Lang; Joe Bonamassa; Sam Cooke; Elmore James; Snooky Pryor; Eric Bibb; Otis Taylor; Grandpa Elliott; the Fabulous Thunderbirds; Little Milton & Gov't Mule; The Grateful Dead; Blind Willie Johnson; Son House; Robert Johnson; Two-Tone Steiny and more! Topics: fund drive, Albert King, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Grateful Dead
1:00p Mick Pini: Freddy's Midnite Dream - from Mick Wildman Pini BUY 1:05p Michael Bloomfield & Al Kooper: Really - from Super Session BUY 1:11p Mick Pini: Onion Rings - from Mick Wildman Pini BUY 1:13p John Mayall / Mick Taylor: Knockers Step Forward - from Thru the Years BUY 1:16p Mick Pini: Free Load - from Mick Wildman Pini BUY 1:20p Little Milton: Chains and Things - from Blues Is Alright BUY 1:29p Buster Benton: Lonesome for a Dime - from Blues at the Top BUY 1:36p Little Milton:... Topics: Mick Pini, Big Jack Johnson, The Yardbirds
New music from Cake, Tera Melos, Tony Cook (kinda) and the lost Off Air / In Depth with Micheal Frost reviewing Let England Shake Topics: Off Air, NPR, Tony Cook, Tera Melos, Cake, Sacramento, Showroom, Compassion, indie, new, NPR,...
The Flying Dutchman Der fliegende HollÃ¤nder (The Flying Dutchman) is an opera, with music and libretto by Richard Wagner. The story comes from the legend of the Flying Dutchman, about a ship captain condemned to sail until Judgment Day. The cast stars James Morris, Deborah Voigt and Ben Heppner. James Levine conducts this 1994 recording. Play List 8:00p 8:00p Pietro Mascagni: Cavalleria rusticana, opera Intemezzo - Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony; Ondrej Lenard, conductor 8:08p Richard Wagner:... Topics: flying dutchman, Wagner, Deborah Boight, James Morris, opera
Donizetti: Don Pasquale Don Pasquale is an opera buffa, or comic opera, in three acts by Gaetano Donizetti. The libretto was written by Giovanni Ruffini. At the time of its composition, Donizetti had just been appointed music director and composer for the imperial court of Emperor Ferdinand I of Austria, and Don Pasquale was the 64th of an eventual 66 operas he composed. The opera, in the tradition of opera buffa, harks back to the stock characters of the commedia dell'arte. This 1984 recording... Topics: Donizetti, Don Pasquale, opera
Thad Jones 9:00p Thad Jones: Count One - from After Hours BUY 9:07p Hank Jones: Queen of Hearts - from Trio BUY 9:12p Ellis Larkins: Things Ain't What They Used to Be - from Concert in Argentina BUY 9:17p Jazz Orchestra of the Delta: Ev'rything I Love - from Big Band Reflections of Cole Porter BUY 9:22p Preservation Hall Jazz Band w/Andrew Bird: Shake It and Break It - from Preservation BUY 9:26p Tom Schmidt: Blues for Alice - from Tom Schmidt & Friends of the Clarinet 9:31p Thad Jones:... Topics: Thad Jones, jazz, swing
The Merry Widow The Merry Widow (Die lustige Witwe) is an operetta by the Austro-Hungarian composer Franz Lehár. The librettists, Viktor Léon and Leo Stein, based the story concerning a rich widow, Hanna Glawari, and her attempt to find a husband on an 1861 comedy play, L'attaché d'ambassade (The Embassy Attaché) by Henri Meilhac. This 1963 recording stars Elisabeth Schwarzkopf, Eberhard Waechter and Nicolai Gedda. Lovro Von Matacic conducts. Topics: opera, classical, Sacramento, public radio